is the first, and if it continues, other countries, other companies will be rushing up here to exploit the natural resources of the arctic, and at some point, there will be a disaster, and the ecosystem here is so fragile, it could turn it upside down, erin. >> miguel, thanks very much, reporting live for us tonight 70 miles off the coast of alaska. new polls show an improving trend for mitt romney. but is it enough to win the white house? that really is the only question that matters. and the man who knows everything about it, john king, is next. plus, magic johnson comes "outfront." we'll talk about his fight with hiv, politics, and paying more taxes on his plane. >> i know he's talking about taxing the wealthy, and he's talking about taxing planes. i own a plane. >> that's you. >> i was like, oh, okay. thanks a lot, president obama. r. i just served my mother-in-law your chicken noodle soup but she loved it so much... i told her it was homemade. everyone tells a little white lie now and then. but now she wants my recipe [ clears his throat ] [ softly ] she's right behind me isn't she?